Man Arrested After Armed Robbery of McDonalds
The Allen County Sheriff’s Department in investigating and armed robbery that occurred just after 11:00 p.m. at the McDonalds located at 10310 Illinois Road. Officers were called to the scene on the report that a man entered the restaurant armed with some type of handgun and wearing a mask. The man, identified as Lawrence Hill M/B/21, grabbed an employee’s cell phone and fled the scene prior to obtaining any money. Mr. Hill was arrested a short time later at his residence located in the 500 block of Red Bluff Drive. Mr. Hill is in the Allen County Lock-Up preliminarily charged with 1 count of Robbery and Battery. Nobody was seriously injured during the crime, which remains under investigation by the Allen County Sheriff’s Department and the Allen County Prosecutors Office.
Captain Steven A. Stone
Public Information Officer
Allen County Sheriff’s Department
715 S. Calhoun Street, Room #101
Office (260) 449-4954